UK time is: 11:52:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Midfielder backs colleague

Dundee United midfielder Paul Paton insists departed colleague Chris Erskine can still win over the faithful at Tannadice.

The 26-year-old made a shock loan return to former club Partick Thistle last week after struggling to establish himself since arriving on Tayside over the summer.

"I'm disappointed that Chris has gone back to Partick," Paton admitted to the Dundee Courier. "The fans love him there and they'll know what to expect. There's no pressure on him.

"I think here the fans haven't really taken to him so far. He came here to make an impact but it obviously hasn't worked out as expected," he added. "I think it's just a confidence thing and the best is still to come from him."

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Vital Arabs Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 22 2014

Time: 11:02PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Dundee United Articles

Delight for goalscorer (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Two-week absence for midfielder (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Late payment settled (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Striker on loan (Tuesday August 26 2014)

Boss praises match-winner (Sunday August 24 2014)

Substitute finds late winner (Sunday August 24 2014)

Tangerines target response (Friday August 22 2014)

Tangerines in cash row (Thursday August 21 2014)

Duo extend as midfielder arrives (Monday August 18 2014)

Archived Dundee United Articles

List All Vital Arabs Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

Breaking League News

Not good enough - Deila
Celtic : 27/08/2014 00:23:00
Celtic exit Champions League
Celtic : 26/08/2014 22:41:00
Stanton To The Rescue!
Hibernian : 26/08/2014 22:22:00
Celtic : 26/08/2014 22:09:00
Rangers : 26/08/2014 21:48:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 82%
No 18%